|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Saxon metal find|
Metal detecting in 1987 recovered an unusual and elaborately decorated Late Saxon copper alloy strap end with traces of white enamel, part of a large scatter of finds in the area.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 72 33|
|Parish:||SHERNBORNE, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
February 1987. Metal detecting on arable land.
Bronze strap end. Elaborate relief decoration with traces of decoration of white enamel; 4.3cm long, 2cm maximum width. 9th century, extremely unusual.
S. Margeson (NCM).
Sketch (S1) in file. Slide (S2) KLM.
Part of large scatter NHER 28124.
- FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
- STRAP FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Finds Illustrations. |
|<S2>||Slide: Various. Slide. |
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